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Mayors and Postmasters of Boonville, Indiana


Mayors of Boonville, 1959-63 (may be incomplete!)

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1959 Nov 3: Orgle Myers (Dem), elected.
  • 1963 Nov 5: Robert J. Mills (Rep), elected; Floyd Lemmons (Dem), defeated.


    Postmasters at Boonville, 1820-1986 (may be incomplete!)
    David S. Smith 1820-21 John A. Graham 1821-29 Simon Lewis 1829-31 Thomas Fitzgerald 1831-32 William Luce 1832-36 Benjamin Luce 1836-38 Bailey H. Boon 1838-39 Joel W. B. Moore 1839-41 Reuben C. Matthewson 1841-45 Thomas F. Bethell 1845-47 Chester Bethell 1847-49 Thomas Hudspeth 1849 Josiah Jones 1849-53 Thomas W. Hammonds 1853-54 John S. Hougland 1854 Thomas Hudspeth 1854-57 Stephen D. Dial 1857-61 William J. L. Hemingway 1861-66 Joel W. B. Moore 1866-68 John M. Mills 1868 Lawrence W. Jarrett 1868-69 Ephraim Ebright 1869-71 Edward A. Baker 1871 Daniel W. Brown 1871-72 William J. L. Hemenway 1872-78 George L. Masters 1878-85 William Swint 1885-89 Charles M. Hammond 1889-93 Jacob B. Ashley 1893-97 Jasper H. Thornburgh 1897-1901 William L. Bryan 1901-09 John F. Richardson 1909-14 Jacob Eifler 1914-22 James A. Miller 1922-27 Helen P. Roetzel 1927 Helen P. Roetzel 1927-31 Robert F. Johnson 1931 Edward R. Siegel 1931-36 Pearl O. Dark 1936 Edward Bracher 1936-59 Clara L. Tobin 1959-61 Edgar Hebner, Jr. 1961 Edgar Hebner, Jr. 1961-86

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